Refcounting is fine...
Posted Aug 21, 2011 8:39 UTC (Sun) by khim
In reply to: Java is new Tk
Parent article: HP dropping webOS devices
With refcounting you still must think about objects lifetime. Thus you still will create sane designs because you must make sure you'll not create loops. But full GC encourages "don't know and don't care when this object will be removed" designs - and these can only be fixed with full rewrite.
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